Thecompatible with T-Mobile’s newest network frequency is seemingly getting longer by the day. Late last night, the to add support for the 700MHz frequency. Earlier today, Huawei officially launched its budget version of the P8.
Dubbed the Huawei P8 lite, the device features a 5-inch 720×1280 display, a 5MP wide angle camera on the front with a 13MP f/2.2 snapper on the back. It also packs in a Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor made up of two quad-core chips (1.5GHz quad-core and 1.0GHz quad-core). It also features 2GB of RAM and 16GB of inbuilt storage – which can be boosted up to an extra 32GB via Micro SD – and a 2,200mAh battery. It runs Android 4.4 with Huawei’s customer EMUI 3.0 skin on top. But more importantly to T-Mobile subscribers, it’s also compatible with band 12 LTE. In fact, it’s compatible with bands 2, 4 and 12 making it perfect for usage on the magenta network.
The P8 Lite is available to buy from today,or for just $249. This puts its right in the same territory as the . It’s available in black or white and looks just like a cheaper version of the more premium P8.
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